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Picturing Footscray Photography Prize open for entries

BY VU in the Community | 15-Jun-2020

Entries are now open for the annual Picturing Footscray Photography Prize. With over $5,500 in prizes and free entry, what are you waiting for? Submit a photo that celebrates Footscray by Friday 31 July @vuinthecommunity #picturingfootscray

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2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award Shortlist Event

BY Copyright Agency | 12-Jun-2020
2020 Miles Franklin Literary Award Shortlist Event

The Miles Franklin Literary Award, supported by the Copyright Agency's Cultural Fund and Perpetual, will announce its shortlisted finalists for 2020 with a LIVE YouTube presentation on Wednesday 17 June commencing at 4pm. @_milesfranklin @milesfranklinliteraryaward

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The art exhibitions will go on “ Opening of MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma 3D virtual art gallery

BY MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma | 12-Jun-2020

MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma was preparing her artworks for her art exhibition tour in France when it was announced that a pandemic starts spreading all over the world. All over India and therefore also in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, where the artist lives, lockdowns, regulations became enforced from March onwards and it was quite obvious that international travel to France would not be easily possibly this year. So, MAriska MA Veepilaikaliyamma was searching for a solution to continue presenting her art exhibitions. She found Kunstmatrix, offering the possibility to open one's own virtual 3D artspace at a reasonale price. @mariskamaveepilaikaliyamma #ecospiritualart #earthnaturegoddessart #paganart #abstractart #abstractgoddessart #kunstmatrix #3dartgallery #3dartexhibition #onlineartexhibition

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Call for Entries - 2020 Mission to Seafarers Maritime Art Prize & Exhibition

BY Daria Wray | 10-Jun-2020
Call for Entries - 2020 Mission to Seafarers Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition

The Mission to Seafarers Maritime Art Prize and Exhibition is an international competition that has been hosted at the heritage-listed Mission building in Melbourne's Docklands for eighteen years and is returning once again in 2020. Artists are invited to respond to the theme The Relationship of Humanity to the Sea' to be in the running for a share of the $20,000 prize money in the following categories: Maritime Art Award, Best Traditional, Runner-Up, Emerging Artist and People's Choice Award Categories.

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Inventi Ensemble: The Planets

BY Boroondara Arts | 9-Jun-2020
Inventi Ensemble: The Planets

Internationally-acclaimed Inventi Ensemble will present a free digital broadcast of Gustav Holst's The Planets “ a monumental classical music work that had its world-premiere at the grand Hawthorn Arts Centre last year. The digital broadcast will be available via the Boroondara Arts website Friday 19 June 6pm “ Sunday 21 June 11:59pm.

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Open House Melbourne 2020

BY Jasmin | 9-Jun-2020
Open House Melbourne 2020

The 13th Open House Melbourne returns in 2020 “ but not as you know it. The 2020 program will not open the physical doors to the city's most significant buildings, but instead it will unlock the incredible enthusiasm, creativity and knowledge of many building hosts, architects and designers who support the program year-on-year. 2020 will be a time for reflection, for contemplation, and for reimagining our city.

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Together In Art Kids goes global with 'Special to me'

BY Art Gallery of New South Wales | 9-Jun-2020
Together In Art Kids goes global with - Special to me

The Art Gallery of New South Wales and media partner the ABC are pleased to announce the second round of Together In Art Kids, which is now inviting entries from children all over the world after the first instalment of the project drew 790 submissions from children around Australia.

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Artmarketspace Art-Auction with a significant Single-Owner Auction of Works from the Estate of David Boyd is taking place on June 14th at 5pm (AEST) art artmarketspace.com.

BY Lee Steer CEO & Co-Founder | 4-Jun-2020
Artmarketspace Art-Auction

Artmarketspace is excited to announce a single-owner auction of works from the Estate of David Boyd, consigned by members of the Boyd family. 49 artworks never seen before by the public will be auctioned on Sunday June 14th at 5pm (AEST). The public will get the opportunity to view this magnificent collection of artworks on the 12th, 13th and 14th June from 11am to 5pm at 409 Malvern Road, South Yarra, VIC 3141. The grand-daughter of David Boyd, Jesamine Boyd will be present from 3pm to 5pm on the 13th and 14th to answer questions relating to any of the artworks.

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A photo series 'Quarantine in the townships' in South Africa by Rubis Mécénat

BY Chloe Villefayot | 3-Jun-2020

Of Soul and Joy is a plateform for learning photography initiated by the endowment fund Rubis Mécénat in Tokoza, South Africa. The mentor and project manager of this socio-cultural programme, Jabulani Dhlamini, gave a photographic commission to the young photographers during the quarantine: the sanitary crisis in South Africa as seen from the townships of Johannesburg.

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Permission To Shine opens with Big Prizes and announces First Judges!

BY CarolineK | 3-Jun-2020
Permission To Shine opens with Big Prizes and announces First Judges!

Play It Forward, together with Dr Jonathon Welch AM, is thrilled to announce that round one of Permission to Shine is open. This online singing competition with a difference starts with three sections - Music Theatre, Rock and RnB and has prize money totalling AUS$10,500. Entries for round one close on June 30th. We are also excited to announce our first two Judges for Music Theatre are the incomparable TREVOR ASHLEY and BEV KENNEDY! Judges for Rock and RnB will be announced shortly. #SHINEComp20 @PermissionToShineOnline @playitforwardoz

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OUTSTANDING DECORATIVE AND FINE ARTS AUCTION -MAJORITY TO BE SOLD UNRESERVED -LIVE ON INVALUABLE AUCTION SITE

BY AMANDA ADDAMS AUCTIONS | 1-Jun-2020
OUTSTANDING DECORATIVE AND FINE ARTS AUCTION -MAJORITY TO BE SOLD UNRESERVED -LIVE ON INVALUABLE AUCTION SITE

Amanda Addams Auctions Pty/Ltd 251 Jasper Road McKinnon 3204 Sunday 7th June 2020 at 12.00 pm Viewing; Saturday 6th June 11 am to 5 pm. (Restricted viewing only 20 people at any one time) Auction will be held online with invaluable, not at the auction rooms. If you are registered with us, you may use your existing number. Includes the important remainder of the Robert Muir Collection- part 2, the Caroline Brunner collection -part 2, estates Brighton and Brighton East, also contents of homes: Caulfield North, Rowville, Bentleigh, and Kew.

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Kudditji Kame Kngwarreye & Idris Murphy exhibition

BY Sharon Mitchell | 29-May-2020
Kudditji Kame Kngwarreye and Idris Murphy exhibition

With the easing of restrictions and galleries welcoming back art enthusiasts, Mitchell Fine Art presents a vibrant exhibition from an artist born in the remote centre of Australia in the late 1920's “ Kudditji Kame Kngwarreye.

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